A particularly nice example of ragtime-era banjo picking by Vess L Ossman. "Way Down South" was recorded in December of 1906. With piano accompaniment. This is from the 78rpm disk, and the beginning is a bit noisy.
Date 1906-12-15 00:00:00Source Original 78rpm disk (Victor 16755) digitized by old78collectorRun time 2:56